Vic Beasley quietly moves from defensive end to linebackerprofootballtalk.com Updated May 22 (yesterday)In Dan Quinn’s first season as defensive coordinator with the Seahawks, former first-round defensive end Bruce Irvin was moved to linebacker. In Quinn’s second season as head coach of the Falcons, former first-round defensive end Vic Beasley has moved t…Share Tweet
Westside story: Falcons owner Arthur Blank trying to make a difference in AtlantaESPN.com May 20 (4 days ago)Westside story: Falcons owner Arthur Blank trying to make a difference in AtlantaShare Tweet
Falcons sign OL Laurence GibsonThe Falcons on Wednesday announced the signing of offensive lineman Laurence Gibson. Gibson was a seventh-round pick of the Cowboys in 2015. He was cut by the Cowboys after the preseason and spent 2015 on the practice squad with the Chiefs. The Chiefs c…Share Tweet
Brandon Boykin to visit Falcons on MondayWell-traveled cornerback Brandon Boykin will be traveling to a new NFL city. D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that Boykin will visit the Falcon on Monday. A fourth-round draft pick of the Eagles in 2012, Philly traded him…Share Tweet
Report: William Moore worked out for PatriotsVeteran safety William Moore was involved in one of the first transactions in the league following the Super Bowl when he was released by the Falcons. The move ended Moore’s time in Atlanta after seven years and did not lead to much of a race for his se…Share Tweet
Falcons' Deion Jones sees no red flags regarding repaired shoulderESPN.com May 18 (6 days ago)Falcons' Deion Jones sees no red flags regarding repaired shoulderShare Tweet
Falcons are cutting the prices of stadium foodprofootballtalk.com May 16The Falcons haven’t quite reached the level of some of the NFL’s circuses, but at least the bread (and tube steaks) will be cheaper. Via Darren Rovell of ESPN.com, the Falcons are rolling back prices on concession items to what is suggested to be the ch…Share Tweetyahoo.com May 16Here's a novel idea: an NFL team that actually cares about fans that aren't sitting in private boxes. On Monday, Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank and team president Rich McKay announced a revolutionary concept: "fan first" pricing on popular…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com May 13With the possibility of a move by the Raiders to Las Vegas gaining more and more momentum every day, one owner has publicly tapped the brakes. But for reasons other than gambling. “I think whether or not there are enough people in Las Vegas to support a…Share Tweet
Falcons may “green-light” Devin Hester to return kicks, as soon as he returnsprofootballtalk.com May 12With the NFL experimenting with a rule change to reduce the number of kickoff returns this year, at least one team is willing to take a chance. Of course, their returner has to get well first. The Falcons seem inclined to let Devin Hester take kickoffs …Share Tweet
Dan Quinn: Door isn’t closed on O’Brien Schofield returnprofootballtalk.com May 9In February, Falcons coach Dan Quinn said that he would like to see linebacker O’Brien Schofield remain with the team for the 2016 season but things had moved in another direction by the time free agency opened in March. No deal was struck to keep Schof…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com May 7The Falcons signed three tryout players from their rookie minicamp on Saturday. Earning 90-man roster spots were offensive lineman Shabaz Ahmed, wide receiver David Glidden and defensive end Brandon Williams. Ahmed was the starting left guard at Temple …Share Tweet
Undrafted Falcons LB Ivan McLennan matured after college pellet-gun arrestESPN.com May 6Undrafted Falcons LB Ivan McLennan matured after college pellet-gun arrestShare TweetThe Falcons have become the first team to sign every member of their 2016 draft class to their rookie contracts. Atlanta got the ball rolling with safety Keanu Neal on Wednesday and announced on Thursday evening that they have secured deals with their o…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com May 5The Falcons became the first team to sign a first-round pick this week when they agreed to terms with safety Keanu Neal. Barring something out of left field, Neal will definitely make the move from the 90-man offseason roster to the 53-man roster for th…Share TweetFalcons, first-round pick Keanu Neal agree to contractShare Tweetyahoo.com May 4Atlanta Falcons running back Devonta Freeman was just getting in a nice little evening jog Monday when he saw a woman struggling in her front yard. Eleanor Szendel, 82, was having trouble unloading her lawnmower, and Freeman decided to veer his workout …Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com May 4Cornerback Leon Hall is making another free agent trip a day after visiting the New York Giants. Per multiple reports , Hall is visiting the Atlanta Falcons. Hall, 31, is recovering from back surgery after appearing in 14 games for the Cincinnati Bengal…Share Tweet
Thomas Dimitroff confident the Falcons pass rush will improveprofootballtalk.com May 3Falcons owner Arthur Blank expects the team to make the playoffs next season, something that will likely take a more robust effort from the pass rush than the defense was able to muster in 2015. The Falcons had just 19 sacks as a team, but they didn’t a…Share Tweet
Arthur Blank expects Falcons to be a playoff team this yearprofootballtalk.com May 3The Falcons squandered a 6-1 start last season, and not even being the only team to beat the Panthers in the regular season was enough to keep an 8-8 season from being disappointing. But owner Arthur Blank definitely sees improvement, and expects it fro…Share TweetESPN.com Apr 30Falcons get faster, more physical with 2016 draft selectionsShare Tweet
Falcons find a potential return man in UCLA's Devin FullerESPN.com Apr 30Falcons find a potential return man in UCLA's Devin FullerShare Tweet
Falcons find red zone threat with tight end Austin Hooper in third roundESPN.com Apr 29Falcons find red zone threat with tight end Austin Hooper in third roundShare Tweet
Falcons trade down, still get speedy LB Deion Jones in second roundESPN.com Apr 29Falcons trade down, still get speedy LB Deion Jones in second roundShare TweetFalcons pick Florida safety Keanu Neal in first roundShare Tweet
Like father, like son: Devin Hester's son returns a kickMay 23Falcons WR Devin Hester shares a video of his son showing off on a kick return in the backyard.
How do the Falcons plan to use Beasley?May 20Falcons coach Dan Quinn joins NFL Insiders to explain their plan for DE Vic Beasley heading into next season, as well as how rookie Keanu Neal perfectly represents that qualities of a player that Atlanta is looking for.
Quinn: Falcons ready to get offseason rollingMay 20Falcons coach Dan Quinn stops by SportsCenter to look ahead to Atlanta's upcoming season and the changes he is putting in place.
Falcons owner making a difference in poverty stricken AtlantaMay 19Falcons owner Arthur Blank has a conversation with Westside Atlanta resident Shelby Duncan. Blank and more than 300 of his employees participated in a community service day that included painting Duncan's house.